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Remembering Israel’s Fallen & Celebrating Accomplishments

As quiet returns to the south of Israel, citizens are beginning to look ahead to Yom HaZikaron and Yom Haatzmaut, Israel’s national Memorial Day and Independence, days of deep meaning and celebration that begin on Tuesday evening.

Over the next few days, the people of Israel will transiti…

Statement by the Prime Minister on Yom HaShoah 2019

PM of Canada Justin Trudeau in front of israeli flag

 
Ottawa, Ontario - May 1, 2019

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Memorial Day:

“Tonight at sundown, we will join Jewish communities and others in Canada and around the world to observe Yom HaShoah.

“…

Statement on today's shooting in Poway, California:

 
The Jewish Federations of Canada - UIA and the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA)'s statement on today's shooting in Poway, California:

The Jewish Federations of Canada - UIA and the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA) are shocked and saddened by the loss of life and in…

Statement by the Prime Minister on Passover 2019

PM of Canada Justin Trudeau in front of israeli flag

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Ottawa, Ontario - April 19, 2019


The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the occasion of Passover:


“Tonight at sundown, Jewish communities in Canada and around the world will celebrate the beginning of Passover.

“At Seders around the …